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Gender Reveal

Sep 2, 2019

In this week’s episode, Tuck speaks with Gender Reveal grant winner and LGBTQ+ advocate Elle Halo (she/her). Topics include:

Content warnings: (14:15) brief mention of child sexual assault; (30-32) mentions of assault, abuse, etc.

Read more about our This Week in Gender topic: “How Queer People Brought Some Actual Reality to Dating-Reality TV” by Jenna Wortham

Read Autostraddle’s Gender Reveal feature: “Insta Crush: Gender Reveal Podcast Centers Nonbinary and Trans Voices, Is Living the Queer Dream

Listen to Tuck's guest appearance on the Gayish podcast

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